#226eb6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #226eb6 is composed of 13.3% red, 43.1% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 81.3% cyan, 39.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 209.2 degrees, a saturation of 68.5% and a lightness of 42.4%. #226eb6 color hex could be obtained by blending #44dcff with #00006d. Closest websafe color is: #3366cc.

    • R 13
    • G 43
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 81
    • M 40
    • Y 0
    • K 29
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#226eb6 color description : Strong blue.

#226eb6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #226eb6 has RGB values of R:34, G:110, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.81, M:0.4, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 2256566.

Hex triplet 226eb6 #226eb6
RGB Decimal 34, 110, 182 rgb(34,110,182)
RGB Percent 13.3, 43.1, 71.4 rgb(13.3%,43.1%,71.4%)
CMYK 81, 40, 0, 29
HSL 209.2°, 68.5, 42.4 hsl(209.2,68.5%,42.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 209.2°, 81.3, 71.4
Web Safe 3366cc #3366cc
CIE-LAB 45.453, 3.365, -44.497
XYZ 14.677, 14.868, 46.35
xyY 0.193, 0.196, 14.868
CIE-LCH 45.453, 44.624, 274.325
CIE-LUV 45.453, -24.823, -66.863
Hunter-Lab 38.559, 0.466, -44.278
Binary 00100010, 01101110, 10110110

Color Schemes with #226eb6

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Alternatives to #226eb6

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#226eb6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #226eb6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#226eb6;}
.background {background-color:#226eb6;}
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Shades and Tints of #226eb6

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #000000 is the darkest color, while #eff5fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #226eb6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #646c74 is the less saturated color, while #016fd7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #226eb6 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #5f5f5f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #536270 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5471b6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3974ba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #007e86 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #426fb6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3072b8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #0c7897 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population